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A blanc-de-chine incense burner, gui, 18th century, Chenghua six character mark to base. Photo Bonhams.

Of compressed rounded form, with everted rim and applied lion mask handles, set on a short gently flaring foot. 15.2cm (6in) wide across the handles. Estimate £500 - 1,000 (€610 - 1,200)

Bonhams. ASIAN ART, London, Knightsbridge, 12 May 2014